Drug Testing in Yonkers, New York
In Yonkers, New York, Health Street provides drug tests for employers and individuals at 2 drug testing centers. You can register for drug tests on our website. Testing options include a wide range of drug panels such as Department of Transportation (DOT) and non-DOT urine drug tests, breath alcohol tests, EtG alcohol tests, and hair drug testing. Once you pick your test, simply choose the best clinic location that meets your needs, and register online.
Whether you need drug and alcohol testing for your employees, yourself, or a family member, you can rest assured that Health Street testing services in Yonkers, New York provide accurate results. We’ll send a barcode authorization by text and email, along with a map to the clinic address. Drug testing centers are clean, comfortable and operated by experienced professionals. Test results are fast, reviewed by our Medical Review Officer (an MRO), and reported safely and securely online. You can also call (914) 241-5338 with any questions about our drug tests.
Workforce Screening, Digitally Delivered
Yonkers, NY 10701
Yonkers, NY 10701
Drug Testing Yonkers NY
Types of Drug Testing in Yonkers, New York labs:
In Yonkers, Health Street offers the widest variety and selection of drug tests anywhere, which allows employers, courts, attorneys, and private individuals to choose from a wide variety of non-DOT or DOT drug and alcohol tests which can detect virtually any substance.
Available Testing Methods
eResults portal for Employers: StaffGlass™
Business users get access to the amazing StaffGlass™ eResults portal. Once logged in, business users can:
Why Health Street
A Decade Plus of Experience
Health Street has provided drug tests since 2010. The first time we performed drug testing in Yonkers, NY was in 2016. From then until now, we have completed 100 drug tests at our Yonkers labs.
Committed to Excellence
Health Street drug testing services provide clear answers in determining if a job candidate, family member and someone involved in the courts has used or is using drugs. Knowing the facts provides peace of mind that you are making a safe workplace or that your relative is steering clear of drugs. For this reason, Health Street aims to make its Yonkers drug testing services affordable, confidential, safe, easy and accurate.
Our Yonkers drug testing centers revolve around fairness, accuracy and fast results. Health Street provides numerous ways to make the drug testing process easy. From offering a variety of drug tests to being in several locations around Yonkers to giving our clients the option of using our app.
Yonkers, New York – Drug Testing
Substance Abuse Trends and Statistics for Yonkers, NY
According to CrimeGrade.org, Yonkers has an overall crime grade of A-. However, the city has earned a grade of D for its drug-related crimes. This means that there are more drug-related crimes in Yonkers than there are in the average American city. Yonkers is also in the 22nd percentile for safety, meaning that 78% of U.S. cities are safer and 22% are more dangerous.
Generally, the northern part of the city is considered safest when it comes to drug-related crimes. In this area, your chances of being a victim of a drug-related crime are approximately 1 in 478, while in other parts of the city, it may be as high as 1 in 146.
Local Initiatives to Curb Substance Abuse in Yonkers, NY
The Yonkers Police Department has taken a new approach to combat the area’s growing epidemic of heroin addiction. The Heroin Enforcement and Assistance Response Team (H.E.A.R.T.) Initiative addresses the problem using a three-pronged approach. This includes prevention, enforcement, and assistance.
Prevention initiatives include a drug give-back program and a community affairs program that offers anti-drug presentations to schools, community council meetings, and community group meetings. Assistance initiatives include handing out HEART cards, which contain referrals to substance abuse assistance programs. Local police have also agreed to work closely with the District Attorney’s Office to divert those suffering from addiction into appropriate treatment instead of incarceration. The HEART program also tracks all heroin and opioid-related incidents, allowing police to deploy additional enforcement resources to problem areas.
Notable Events Related to Drug Use in Yonkers
The streets of Yonkers are much safer now that more than a dozen suspected gang members have been arrested on drug and murder charges. Following a six-month undercover investigation known as “Operation Elm Sweep,” officials were able to apprehend 12 of 14 identified suspects. Among them, the defendants have over 100 arrests, 56 convictions, and 20 open cases. The suspects are accused of selling narcotics and crack cocaine. Several were also connected to various assaults, stabbings, attempted murders, and murders.
Officials say “There is definitely a correlation between drugs and guns. When you disrupt drug operations, it’s less opportunity for somebody to be on the street committing a violent felony.“
Last updated 8/25/2022